Clarification on Yoel Romero’s controversial post-fight speech by a Miami native

It’s been a few days since Cuban Olympic silver gold medalist turned UFC middleweight contender Yoel “Soldier of God” Romero all but confirmed what many had been dreading since April: that fan favorite fighter Lyoto Machida has indeed lost a step and, since his style relies so heavily on reflexes and speed, his career is in steep decline. However, instead […]

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MMA Musings: Royce Gracie to Bellator, Korean Zombie Out & The Injury Dilema

Royce Gracie: MMA trailblazer, UFC Hall of Famer, Bellator spokesman. …Wait, what?! Last week, it was announced that Ultimate Fighting Championship Hall of Famer Royce Gracie accepted a role with Viacom’s Bellator MMA—the UFC’s closest current competitor—under the title of “promotional brand ambassador.” Though he has yet to act publicly since signing on with the company, it is generally assumed that his […]

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